Well a sort of epiphany: I was in a great band. And it’s very cool to be at 53 and realise that when you were a kid you were in a great band.

Bob Geldof Cool Quote

But if somebody dies if something happens to you there is a normal process of depression it is part of being human and some people view it as a learning experience etc.

Bob Geldof Experience Quote

And whereas women had to fight to find their way into the workforce men are now fighting to reclaim their place in the family structure.

Bob Geldof Family Quote

You can’t trust politicians. It doesn’t matter who makes a political speech. It’s all lies – and it applies to any rock star who wants to make a political speech as well.

Bob Geldof Trust Quote

I do think I feel it but you don’t think you are cause at a certain time you are no age but you don’t think you are anything. You feel the life you have lived. I feel that. It’s been a long fifty years.

I’d always thought the Rats were good fun but one of the very nice things about being of Saga age is that I can actually look back and think When I was younger I was in a great band. It was always a collective thing.

Bob Geldof Age Quotes

I was really lucky that I came to puberty at a time when music and politics were completely intertwined.

It’s really very simple Governor. When people are hungry they die. So spare me your politics and tell me what you need and how you’re going to get it to these people.

Music is what I must do business is what I need to do and politics is what I have to do.

Bob Geldof Politics Quotes